Afghanistan army

Afghan forces surrender Bagram airbase, prison housing 5,000 inmates to Taliban

Bagram district chief Darwaish Raufi said Sunday that the surrender handed the one-time American base over to the insurgents.

published on : 15th August 2021

Uzbekistan to send back detained Afghan soldiers fleeing Taliban advance

The men were offered food and temporary accommodation in Uzbekistan, and the ministry was in touch with Afghan officials regarding the return of Afghan soldiers to their home country.

published on : 15th August 2021

President Biden deploys additional 1,000 US troops to aid Afghanistan departures

US troops will also help in the evacuation of Afghans who worked with the military during the nearly two-decade war.

published on : 15th August 2021

Afghan president delivers televised address, first public remarks in days following major Taliban advance

The lightning advance comes less than three weeks before the US is set to withdraw its last forces after nearly 20 years of war.

published on : 14th August 2021

Afghanistan army urges civilians to evacuate city of Lashkar Gah besieged by Taliban

The Taliban have seized control of much of rural Afghanistan since foreign forces began the last stage of their withdrawal in early May, but are now focused on capturing provincial capitals.

published on : 3rd August 2021

Afghanistan Army Chief cancels visit to India this week due to Taliban offensive

Gen Ahmadzai was scheduled to hold wide-ranging talks with top Indian military brass including his counterpart Gen MM Naravane and National Security Advisor Ajit Doval.

published on : 26th July 2021

46 Afghan soldiers cross over to seek refuge after losing border post to Taliban: Pakistan Army

The incident occurred late on Sunday night in Arundu sector in the country's Chitral district when an Afghan National Army local Commander requested the Pakistan Army for refuge.

published on : 26th July 2021